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Grand Tour #28 – Ireland. Days Without End / Sebastian Barry

To the end of my journey, and what a journey it’s been. Well, not really, it’s just been 28 books, and most of them have left me not much wiser about anything, let alone their countries of origin. 1,156 more words

Books

The evolution of adidas goalkeeper shirts - Part 9

You’re forgiven if you had feared that this series had become our great unfinished symphony, given that the last instalment, Part 8, was back in July. 786 more words

Kit History

‘Grinch’ Capita Plc’s refusal to pay Labour Court recommendation highlights need to review public procurement rules

Unite members hand in letter to Paschal Donohoe

Union says case points up deficiencies in collective bargaining provision

Unite members today (Thursday 14 December) handed in a… 436 more words

Press Releases

Canons to the left....

When I was a young man I played an awful lot of the board game Risk.   For those of you who don’t know the game the object is to dominate the world by different forms of conflict and conquest.  892 more words

Politics

Judge disgusted at defendant who keeps on soiling police stations

A judge was left disgusted by a defendant who keeps on soiling police stations in Ireland.

Carl Fox, from Portarlington, County Laois, soiled a police station twice during separate arrests. 362 more words

World

Apple Inc. Buys Ireland To Settle the Country's Tax Claim Against the Corporation

CUPERTINO, CA – Tech giant Apple Inc. managed to settle a contentious $20 Billion (Cdn) bill for back taxes and increase its assets and net worth in one fell swoop on Wednesday, when it bought the Republic of Ireland for an undisclosed price. 231 more words

United States

Clarets Midfielder Out For Season

Robbie Brady Ruled Out Fot the Season

Burnley Football Club have this morning confirmed that midfielder Robbie Brady has been ruled out for the rest of the season with a serious knee injury.   246 more words